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Martin Brodeur

Ice Hockey Player
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Born May 6, 1972

Martin Pierre Brodeur is a Canadian-American ice hockey goaltender who has played his entire National Hockey League (NHL) career with the New Jersey Devils. In his 21-year tenure with the Devils, he has won three Stanley Cup championships and has been in the playoffs every year but two. Brodeur has won two Olympic gold medals with Team Canada in the 2002 and 2010 Winter Olympic Games, as well as several other medals with Team Canada in other international competitions.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1972 Birth Martin Brodeur was born on May 6, 1972, in Montreal. … Read More

TEENAGE

1989 17 Years Old 1 More Event
In the 1989–90 season, he made it to the Quebec Major Junior League.
1990 18 Years Old Brodeur was drafted by the New Jersey Devils in the first round (20th overall) in the 1990 NHL Entry Draft.
1991 19 Years Old In the 1991–92 NHL season, Brodeur spent most of his time with the Utica Devils of the AHL, but was called up to the NHL on an emergency basis for four games when New Jersey's goaltenders Chris Terreri and Craig Billington became injured. … Read More

TWENTIES

1993 - 1997 4 More Events
1998 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In the 1998–99 season, the Devils finished first in the Eastern Conference for the third straight year, with Brodeur winning 39 games. … Read More
1999 27 Years Old During the 1999–2000 season, on February 15, 2000, Brodeur was credited with his second career goal, as Brodeur was the last Devils player on the ice to touch the puck before Daymond Langkow of the Philadelphia Flyers accidentally put the puck into his own empty net during a delayed penalty call against the Devils. … Read More
2001 29 Years Old In the 2001–02 season, Brodeur finished among the league leaders in wins and GAA. … Read More

THIRTIES

2002 30 Years Old The next season, in 2002–03, Brodeur finally achieved what had been eluding him his whole career: the Vezina Trophy. … Read More
2003 31 Years Old 1 More Event
In the 2003–04 season, Brodeur won his second consecutive Vezina Trophy and Jennings trophy. … Read More
After the 2004–05 NHL lockout canceled the 2004–05 season, Brodeur signed a contract extension with the Devils on January 27, 2006, that would pay him $31.2 million over six years.
2005 33 Years Old In the 2005–06 season he posted 43 wins, adding onto his NHL records of what was now five 40-win seasons and ten consecutive 30-win seasons. … Read More
In the 2006–07 season, Brodeur made his ninth NHL All-Star Game appearance in Dallas, Texas, won his third Vezina Trophy and rose on several NHL records lists.
On February 1, 2007, Brodeur beat the Philadelphia Flyers 6–5 in overtime to take the all-time lead in overtime (non-shootout) wins with 45, passing Roy. … Read More
After losing a bitter series against the rival New York Rangers in the opening round of the 2008 NHL playoffs, Brodeur refused to shake Sean Avery's hand. … Read More
Following surgery on November 6, he would miss 16 weeks of the season before playing his next game on February 26, 2009. … Read More

FORTIES

On May 25, 2012, Brodeur and the Devils defeated the New York Rangers 3–2 on an overtime goal by Adam Henrique, leading to Brodeur's fifth Stanley Cup Finals appearance. … Read More
On March 21, 2013, in his first game back from a month-long absence due to a pinched nerve injury in his upper back, Brodeur was credited with a power play goal against the Carolina Hurricanes, making him the only NHL goalie to record three career goals, and the second goalie to have scored on the power play (Evgeni Nabokov was the first).
2014 - 2015 4 More Events
2016 44 Years Old 1 More Event
On February 8, 2016, the New Jersey Devils unveiled a bronze statue of Brodeur which will be displayed outside the Prudential Center.
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